Re: [dev] [dwm] sloppy focus

From: Benjamin R. Haskell <>
Date: Mon, 4 Jul 2011 13:46:20 -0400 (EDT)

On Mon, 4 Jul 2011, Bjartur Thorlacius wrote:

> Þann mán 4.júl 2011 15:14, skrifaði Connor Lane Smith:
>> Interesting, those on IRC were very 'for' this idea. Different
>> demographics? Oh you silly ML people!
> So people who use mice prefer laggy ML communications over IM?

I hate mice, but I also can't stand the constant interruptions model of
IRC. Email without notification-style popups lets you deal with (or
ignore) stuff at your own pace instead of letting others dictate control
of your attention. (i.e. I prefer "laggy")

That said, what do people here use for IRC and how do you deal with it
in dwm? Without a systray, I don't understand where one gets the spare
screen real estate to dedicate to IRC. And w/o dedicated space for it,
I end up forgetting it's there (to the annoyance of people who want

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